The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 316 276 348
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +72
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 402 477 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.98% 1.14% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.77% 4.44% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 316 400 240
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +8.13%
SC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10654 10734 10952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.02% 25.76% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8900 8762 8771
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -14 38 £60,000 +6.19% 17
Greenford +3 8 £50,000 -
Greenwich +1 6 £55,000 +17.64%
Feltham -2 4 £52,500 +9.37%
Croydon - 3 £16,500 - 3
Uxbridge -9 1 £52,500 -8.69%
Wembley - 1 £55,000 - 1
Hendon - 1 £100,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £65,000 -
Brentford - 1 £90,000 - 1
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 788 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 190 (24.11%) Oracle
3 181 (22.97%) SQL
4 172 (21.83%) Windows
5 167 (21.19%) Degree
6 140 (17.77%) DV Cleared
7 136 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
8 134 (17.01%) ITIL
9 132 (16.75%) Linux
9 132 (16.75%) Finance
10 115 (14.59%) Java
11 110 (13.96%) Unix
12 101 (12.82%) Information Security
13 98 (12.44%) C
14 96 (12.18%) Microsoft
15 87 (11.04%) Cybersecurity
16 81 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
17 80 (10.15%) Project Management
18 79 (10.03%) Cisco
19 76 (9.64%) CISSP
20 74 (9.39%) Firewall
21 70 (8.88%) Active Directory
21 70 (8.88%) Open Source
22 67 (8.50%) Big Data
23 66 (8.38%) Oracle Database
23 66 (8.38%) Windows Server
24 65 (8.25%) VMware
25 63 (7.99%) Presales
26 62 (7.87%) Scrum
26 62 (7.87%) Management Information System

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (7.11%) WebLogic
2 39 (4.95%) JBoss
3 36 (4.57%) Apache
4 23 (2.92%) SharePoint
5 15 (1.90%) SAS
6 14 (1.78%) Oracle Application Server
7 12 (1.52%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (1.27%) IIS
10 8 (1.02%) Confluence
10 8 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (1.02%) Oracle Spatial
11 7 (0.89%) OpenStack
12 6 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (0.76%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.63%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.51%) Skype for Business
15 3 (0.38%) Apache Pig
15 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 60 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.54%) MS Office
3 12 (1.52%) MS Project
3 12 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.76%) SPSS
5 5 (0.63%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.25%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.13%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 34 (4.31%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
4 5 (0.63%) Oracle SCM
5 4 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.13%) Maximo
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.78%) SaaS
3 12 (1.52%) Oracle CX
4 8 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.89%) Office 365
6 5 (0.63%) PaaS
7 3 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.38%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 74 (9.39%) Firewall
2 59 (7.49%) WAN
3 58 (7.36%) LAN
4 55 (6.98%) Network Security
5 37 (4.70%) Internet
6 30 (3.81%) Wireless
7 29 (3.68%) TCP/IP
8 28 (3.55%) VPN
9 25 (3.17%) SAN
10 20 (2.54%) H.323
11 19 (2.41%) DNS
12 17 (2.16%) LDAP
12 17 (2.16%) VoIP
13 16 (2.03%) OSPF
13 16 (2.03%) Unified Communications
14 14 (1.78%) NAS
15 13 (1.65%) BGP
15 13 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (1.65%) MGCP
16 12 (1.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (8.50%) Big Data
2 66 (8.38%) Oracle Database
3 53 (6.73%) SQL Server
4 48 (6.09%) Hadoop
5 42 (5.33%) NoSQL
6 40 (5.08%) MongoDB
7 33 (4.19%) DB2
8 27 (3.43%) Oracle Exadata
9 19 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
10 17 (2.16%) Crystal Reports
10 17 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (1.65%) GIS
13 12 (1.52%) Relational Database
14 11 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (1.27%) MySQL
15 10 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
16 8 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
17 7 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 47 (5.96%) Git (software)
2 34 (4.31%) Selenium
3 31 (3.93%) JUnit
4 24 (3.05%) Eclipse
4 24 (3.05%) IntelliJ
4 24 (3.05%) LoadRunner
5 20 (2.54%) JIRA
6 17 (2.16%) Jenkins
7 16 (2.03%) Rational DOORS
8 14 (1.78%) Subversion
9 9 (1.14%) JMeter
10 8 (1.02%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.89%) HP UFT
12 6 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.63%) Axure RP
13 5 (0.63%) Bazaar
13 5 (0.63%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.63%) eggPlant
13 5 (0.63%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.63%) Metasploit
General
1 132 (16.75%) Finance
2 38 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 24 (3.05%) Manufacturing
4 20 (2.54%) Marketing
5 19 (2.41%) Banking
6 14 (1.78%) Legal
6 14 (1.78%) Military
7 13 (1.65%) Billing
7 13 (1.65%) Retail
8 10 (1.27%) Advertising
9 8 (1.02%) Law
10 5 (0.63%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.63%) Electronics
11 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.38%) Local Government
12 2 (0.25%) Publishing
13 1 (0.13%) Games
13 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 147 (18.65%) Architect
2 95 (12.06%) Consultant
3 62 (7.87%) Analyst
4 58 (7.36%) Technical Architect
5 55 (6.98%) DBA
6 52 (6.60%) Security Consultant
7 50 (6.35%) Administrator
8 40 (5.08%) Developer
9 38 (4.82%) Network Engineer
10 36 (4.57%) Data Architect
11 30 (3.81%) Oracle DBA
11 30 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
12 29 (3.68%) Project Manager
13 26 (3.30%) Linux Administrator
13 26 (3.30%) SQL DBA
13 26 (3.30%) Test Manager
14 25 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 25 (3.17%) Oracle Architect
15 23 (2.92%) Cybersecurity Consultant
15 23 (2.92%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (7.36%) XML
2 49 (6.22%) .NET
3 41 (5.20%) J2EE
4 40 (5.08%) HTML
5 35 (4.44%) Middleware
6 34 (4.31%) Spring
7 33 (4.19%) Hibernate
7 33 (4.19%) REST
8 32 (4.06%) EJB
9 30 (3.81%) SOAP
10 28 (3.55%) JSON
11 27 (3.43%) Oracle Fusion
12 25 (3.17%) HTML5
12 25 (3.17%) J2SE
13 24 (3.05%) Play Framework
14 14 (1.78%) Web Services
15 8 (1.02%) WCF
16 6 (0.76%) CSS
17 4 (0.51%) ASP.NET
17 4 (0.51%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (7.87%) Management Information System
3 50 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 30 (3.81%) Data Centre
5 27 (3.43%) Oracle Exalogic
6 23 (2.92%) Mathematics
7 22 (2.79%) Driving Licence
8 20 (2.54%) Visualisation
9 18 (2.28%) CESG
9 18 (2.28%) Mobile App
10 15 (1.90%) User Experience
11 14 (1.78%) Clustering
12 12 (1.52%) Blog
12 12 (1.52%) Replication
13 9 (1.14%) Cybercrime
14 8 (1.02%) iPhone
15 7 (0.89%) Cyberthreat
15 7 (0.89%) PMI
15 7 (0.89%) Social Media
16 6 (0.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 172 (21.83%) Windows
2 132 (16.75%) Linux
3 110 (13.96%) Unix
4 66 (8.38%) Windows Server
5 33 (4.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (4.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (3.17%) CentOS
8 23 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (2.28%) Mac OS X
9 18 (2.28%) Solaris
10 16 (2.03%) SUSE
11 14 (1.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 11 (1.40%) AIX
12 11 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (1.14%) Android
13 9 (1.14%) Windows 7
13 9 (1.14%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.51%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.38%) HPUX
15 3 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (17.01%) ITIL
3 101 (12.82%) Information Security
4 87 (11.04%) Cybersecurity
5 80 (10.15%) Project Management
6 70 (8.88%) Open Source
7 63 (7.99%) Presales
8 62 (7.87%) Scrum
9 58 (7.36%) Analytics
10 54 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 52 (6.60%) Incident Management
11 52 (6.60%) PRINCE2
11 52 (6.60%) Root Cause Analysis
12 49 (6.22%) Configuration Management
13 47 (5.96%) Risk Management
14 45 (5.71%) Problem Management
15 43 (5.46%) Service Delivery
16 42 (5.33%) Penetration Testing
17 41 (5.20%) Data Analytics
17 41 (5.20%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 181 (22.97%) SQL
2 115 (14.59%) Java
3 98 (12.44%) C
4 54 (6.85%) Python
5 48 (6.09%) C#
6 47 (5.96%) C++
7 30 (3.81%) Scala
8 28 (3.55%) Shell Script
9 26 (3.30%) Bash Shell
10 21 (2.66%) JavaScript
10 21 (2.66%) Ruby
11 20 (2.54%) PowerShell
12 19 (2.41%) PHP
13 16 (2.03%) VB.NET
14 15 (1.90%) Perl
14 15 (1.90%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.40%) R
16 9 (1.14%) AWK
16 9 (1.14%) Bourne shell
16 9 (1.14%) sed
Qualifications
1 788 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 167 (21.19%) Degree
3 140 (17.77%) DV Cleared
4 76 (9.64%) CISSP
5 54 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (4.57%) CISM
7 35 (4.44%) CCNP
8 32 (4.06%) BPSS Clearance
9 30 (3.81%) CREST Certified
10 26 (3.30%) CESG Certified Professional
11 25 (3.17%) CLAS
12 24 (3.05%) CCNA
13 16 (2.03%) ISTQB
13 16 (2.03%) OSCP
14 15 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (1.78%) CEH
16 13 (1.65%) CCVP
16 13 (1.65%) CHECK Team Leader
17 10 (1.27%) CCNP Voice
17 10 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (3.30%) JSP 440
3 25 (3.17%) PCI DSS
4 22 (2.79%) SLA
5 20 (2.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 17 (2.16%) QA
7 11 (1.40%) COBIT
8 8 (1.02%) RMADS
9 5 (0.63%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.51%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
10 4 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.13%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.13%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 70 (8.88%) Active Directory
2 42 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (3.17%) Docker
4 17 (2.16%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (1.27%) Firmware
5 10 (1.27%) VMware ESX
6 9 (1.14%) vSphere
7 8 (1.02%) Oracle Clusterware
8 6 (0.76%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.63%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.38%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.25%) vCloud
12 2 (0.25%) XenApp
13 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 50 (6.35%) Puppet
2 24 (3.05%) Ansible
2 24 (3.05%) Data Guard
3 20 (2.54%) Oracle RMAN
4 17 (2.16%) SCCM
5 14 (1.78%) Cisco CUCM
5 14 (1.78%) Cisco UCCX
5 14 (1.78%) SCOM
6 12 (1.52%) Oracle ZFS
7 10 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (1.14%) CA Spectrum
8 9 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (1.02%) Nessus
9 8 (1.02%) Oracle Flashback
10 7 (0.89%) Backup Exec
10 7 (0.89%) HP SIM
11 6 (0.76%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.63%) Salt
13 3 (0.38%) EnCase
13 3 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 190 (24.11%) Oracle
2 96 (12.18%) Microsoft
3 79 (10.03%) Cisco
4 65 (8.25%) VMware
5 47 (5.96%) HP
6 32 (4.06%) CheckPoint
7 30 (3.81%) SAP
8 29 (3.68%) IBM
9 25 (3.17%) Juniper
10 24 (3.05%) webMethods
11 23 (2.92%) Citrix
12 22 (2.79%) EMC
12 22 (2.79%) F5
12 22 (2.79%) NetApp
13 17 (2.16%) Red Hat
14 14 (1.78%) Dell
14 14 (1.78%) Remedy
14 14 (1.78%) Sun
15 9 (1.14%) CA
15 9 (1.14%) Meraki
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51886 - £61745 per annum + RRA + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 95,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 75,000
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £66000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £110,000+ plus unrivalled benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £53,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £34,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £440 - £480 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Resource Solutions - FCA
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- 85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 + Fantastic Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Utilization Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Company Car / Mobile / Laptop
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £62560 - £74446 per annum + RRA + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago